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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Graduate Studies

Degree Programs

The Tennessee State Board of Education authorized the organization of a graduate program at Tennessee Technological University in May 1958. The first courses for graduate credit were offered in Summer 1958, and the first graduate degrees were conferred the following summer.

In support of the objectives of graduate study, programs leading to advanced degrees are available in the various colleges as outlined below:

College of Arts and Sciences

Master of Arts:


Master of Science:


College of Business

Master of Business Administration:

General Management
Human Resource Management
International Business
Management Information Systems

College of Education

Master of Arts and Specialist in Education:

Curriculum and Instruction:

Early Childhood Education
Educational Technology
Elementary Education
Library Science
Music (M.A. only)
Secondary Education
Special Education
STEM Education

Instructional Leadership

Educational Psychology & Counselor Education:

Agency Counseling (Ed.S. only)
Case Management and Supervision (M.A. only)
Educational Psychology
Mental Health Counseling (M.A. only)
School Counseling
School Psychology

Exercise Science, Physical Education and Wellness (M.A. only)

Adapted Physical Education
Elementary and Middle School Physical Education
Lifetime Wellness
Sport Management

Doctor of Philosophy

Exceptional Learning

Applied Behavior Analysis
Programming Planning and Evaluation
STEM Education

College of Engineering

Master of Science:

Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science

Computer Software and Scientific Applications
Internet-Based Computing

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy:


Specialization areas:

Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

College of Interdisciplinary Studies

Professional Science Masters

Environmental Informatics
Manufacturing Sustainability

Doctor of Philosophy:

Environmental Sciences


Regents Online Degree Programs

Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning (M.Ed.)
Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.)

Advanced Practice
Nursing Administration
Nursing Education
Nursing Informatics

Master of Professional Studies (M.P.S.)

Healthcare Administration
Human Resources Leadership
Strategic Leadership
Training and Development